Blitzkrieg in the West rare photographs from wartime archives by Ian Baxter

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Published by Pen & Sword Military in Barnsley, South Yorkshire .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Germany. Heer,
  • Campaigns,
  • Germany,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementIan Baxter
SeriesImages of war
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD756 .B36 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination140 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24826282M
ISBN 101848843127
ISBN 109781848843127
LC Control Number2010549910

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